Countertobacco.org is hosting a photo contest!
Enter your own photos of tobacco product advertisements, specialized branded displays, price discounts or other promotions. You’ll find signs and other marketing materials for cigarettes, little cigars, cigarillos, smokeless tobacco, e-cigarettes and more.
The Surgeon General says that exposure to retail marketing encourages smoking and makes it harder to quit. According to the Federal Trade Commission Cigarette Reports, in 2008, the tobacco industry spent $7.2 billion dollars making their presence known in the retail environment; let’s capture it on film for everyone to see!